Category: As The Revolving Door Turns

SANDERS SPLITS

And now the question is, which cable network will win the race to sign outgoing White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders? Because nothing attracts some news executives more effectively than utter contempt. We’ll ...

SPEAKING OF WFAA

Kezhal Dashti, who in December was hired as “social media” anchor for WFAA (ABC)’s Daybreak, has decided to leave the Dallas-based station, several sources confirm to Blogger Ed Bark.  Her official “News Team” bio has ...

CNN STAFFERS GONE

CNN says roughly 100 employees have accepted voluntary buyouts a month after an overhaul by parent company AT&T. CNN’s chief media correspondent Brian Stelter, also confirmed the rumor,  via social media. There's a rumor ...

ANOTHER EXIT AT KGO

Bay area blogger Rich Lieberman is at it with renewed fervor these days. His latest item is about yet another exit at Disney’s KGO in San Francisco. Lieberman reports that anchor/reporter/storyteller/(deepbreath)/digital specialist Matt Keller ...

HE’S BAACK

So, last summer, James Rider told viewers he was leaving Dayton Ohio’s  WRGT (Fox) after five years, only mentioning he was going to be in town monitoring all the “local, state and national sports.” Goodbye Dayton ...

OMAHA EXIT

Joe Spadea has left Scripps’  KMTV in Omaha, after more than six years as news director. He’s a former ND in Oklahoma City and has also worked in Los Angeles, Boston, Providence, and Lancaster, PA.

ON THE MOVE

KRIS (NBC) Anchor Stephania Jimenez has landed in Philadelphia at WCAU (NBC) as weekend morning anchor. Quite a jump from Corpus Christi Texas. She joined Dray Clark on the weekend anchor desk replacing Rosemary ...

ON THE MOVE

A longtime Utah news anchor bid farewell this week. KSTU‘s (FOX) Hope Woodside signed off Tuesday. Woodside had been at the Tribune-owned station anchoring the 9 p.m. for 23 years. No immediate word on her ...

ON THE MOVE

KXAS (NBC) Dallas Texas reporter Cory Smith is headed to Washington D.C.’s  WRC-TV (NBC). Smith told staffers in June he was leaving but expected he’d be in DFW through December when his contract was up. ...

MEDIA MOVES

To take a line from “The Jeffersons TV show“ theme WMAQ (NBC) reporter Katie Kim is “moving on up.”  Kim has been promoted to weekend morning news anchor at the NBC-owned station in Chicago, Illinois.  She’ll ...

MEDIA MOVES

Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, CNBC Chief International Correspondent and “Power Lunch” co-anchor is now in Texas. She’s joined the board of the financial service company Beneficient. You’ll still see her now and then on CNBC according ...

MEDIA MOVES

WTRF (CBS) Morning anchor Tessa DiTirro is moving  from Wheeling, W.Va. to Cincinnati, Ohio. She will join Sinclair-owned WKRC, (CBS) jumping 123 markets. DiTirro was morning anchor and had been at the WTRF since 2015.   Lucy Bustamante is now ...